Confederation of Independent Psychoanalytic Societies

Welcome to the Confederation of Independent Psychoanalytic Societies

The Confederation of Independent Psychoanalytic Societies (CIPS) is an organization of psychoanalysts and psychoanalytic societies, founded in 1992 to represent the interests of psychoanalysts belonging to independent component societies of the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA) in the United States. Membership in CIPS is open to all IPA-accredited societies in the United States, and to all members of the IPA who are not affiliated with CIPS through membership in a CIPS component society.

Letter From The President

Greetings! It is with great pleasure that I present the June issue of CIPS Connections and introduce our new Summer 2018 CIPS News Brief. I want to extend my personal thanks to our new managing editor, Carol Mason-Straughan for organizing and creating this excellent publication. We hope that you enjoy it….
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Save The Date:  Spring 2019


What you need to know

Summer 2018 News Brief

Letter from the President Terrence McBride, CIPS President   Dear Dear CIPS Members, First, Vice President Andrea Kahn and I would like to welcome you to the latest issue of the CIPS News Brief now in the capable hands of our new editor, Carol Mason-Straughan. Carol...

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Interview with Joseph Aguayo

Leigh Tobias, PhD, FIPA, is a Training and Supervising Analyst and member of the Infant Observation Faculty at the Psychoanalytic Center of California. She is currently President of the PCC. She also serves as an on-site supervisor and faculty member for the Wright...

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Member Organizations